Yulga Jinna Community

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Yulga Jinna
Western Australia
Yulga Jinna is located in Western Australia
Yulga Jinna
Yulga Jinna
Coordinates 25.612°0′S 118.558°0′E / 25.612°S 118.558°E / -25.612; 118.558Coordinates: 25.612°0′S 118.558°0′E / 25.612°S 118.558°E / -25.612; 118.558
Postcode(s) 6642
Location 130 km (81 mi) north of Meekatharra
LGA(s) Shire of Meekatharra
State electorate(s) North West
Federal Division(s) Durack
Mean max temp Mean min temp Annual rainfall
28.8 °C
84 °F
15.8 °C
60 °F
236.9 mm
9.3 in

Yulga Jinna is a medium-sized Aboriginal community, located 130 km north of Meekatharra in the Mid-West Region of Western Australia, within the Shire of Meekatharra.

Native title[edit]

The community is located within the fully Determined Nharnuwangga (WAD72/98) Native Title claim area.


Children of school age at Yulga Jinna attend the Yulga Jinna Remote Community School. The school caters for years k-10.


The community is managed through its incorporated body, Yulga Jinna Aboriginal Corporation, incorporated under the Aboriginal Councils and Associations Act 1976 on 30 April 1993.

Town planning[edit]

Yulga JinnaLayout Plan No1. has been prepared in accordance with State Planning Policy 3.2 Aboriginal Settlements. Layout Plan No.1 was endorsed by the community on 2 April 2007 and the WAPC on 13 November 2007. The Layout Plan map-set and background report can be viewed at Planning Western Australia official site.

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